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Do clinical safety charts improve paramedic key performance indicator results? (A clinical improvement programme evaluation)


Introduction Is the Clinical Safety Chart clinical improvement programme (CIP) effective at improving paramedic key performance indicator (KPI) results within the Ambulance Service of New South Wales?

Methods The CIP intervention area was compared with the non-intervention area in order to determine whether there was a statistically significant improvement in KPI results.

Results The CIP was associated with a statistically significant improvement in paramedic KPI results within the intervention area.

Conclusions The strategies used within this CIP are recommended for further consideration.

  • Quality assurance
  • pre-hospital
  • effectiveness
  • management
  • emergency ambulance systems
  • nursing
  • pre-hospital

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